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Keith Bolsen Silage Safety Foundation Receives Grant from DuPont Pioneer

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Austin, Texas. December 15, 2017 – The Keith Bolsen Silage Safety Foundation is pleased to announce DuPont Pioneer donated $5,000 toward the production of educational materials for the purpose of preventing serious injuries and fatalities in silage programs. This Gold Star donation is part of the DuPont Pioneer sponsorship program. “Silage related tragedies have no age boundary. Family members, employees, and bystanders of all ages have been injured or killed during harvest and feed-out. We have nothing to lose by practicing safety; but we have everything to lose by not practicing it,” Bolsen said. The KEITH BOLSEN SILAGE SAFETY FOUNDATION is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to promoting safe silage management practices for bunker silos and silage piles, as well as providing educational resources and materials for the global silage industry.…
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Dairy Radio Now Interview

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Bill Baker of Dairy Radio Now interviews Dr. Keith Bolsen about the Silage Safety Foundation. Listen here.  The interview starts about 50 seconds in.  
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New Keith Bolsen Silage Safety Foundation announced at World Dairy Expo

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  Send Everyone Home SAFE! New Keith Bolsen Silage Safety Foundation announced at World Dairy Expo Dr. Keith and Ruthie Bolsen announce the new Keith Bolsen Silage Safety Foundation. The non-profit organization is dedicated to promoting safe bunker silo and silage pile management, and providing safety educational resources and materials for the global silage industry. Send everyone home safe! Keith and Ruthie’s mission is to promote safe silage. As The Silageman™, Keith has had his hands on more silage than anyone, and is a widely-recognized educator. He taught Cattle Nutrition and Silage Technology at Kansas State University, where he is a Professor Emeritus. The foundation will officially become public at World Dairy Expo, October 3 – 7 in Madison, WI. The foundation’s first presentation, “Bunker and Pile Safety – Get…
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